The Dresser

The Dresser (an excerpt)

Ron Harwood

March 26, 2002

Jubilee Theatre


Director: Monique Lafontaine

Stage Manager: Stuart Smith


Cast: Terry Pratt, Ben Kinder, Monique Lafontaine


Description: This 20-minute excerpt was ACT's entry in the 2002 Theatre Festival.  "Sir", the star actor and manager of a second-rate travelling troupe in wartime Britain is attempting to get ready, assisted by his dresser, for going on stage as King Lear while suffering a nervous breakdown.  Terry Pratt and Ben Kinder shared the award for "Best Actor (Male) in a Leading Role."